Los Angeles is home to some of the successful and most well-known sports teams in the country and SoFi Stadium claims two of them – the Los Angeles Rams and the Los Angeles Chargers. It hosted the 2022 Super Bowl, will be one of the host cities of the 2026 FIFA World Cup, and will host the opening and closing ceremonies for the 2028 Summer Olympics and often hosts several big concerts and events. Just 23 minutes away, Torrance gives you easy access to the stadium and all its events without paying premium stadium prices. Here are some events to plan for:
As stadiums go, SoFi Stadium is relatively new. It was built in 2016 and opened for the 2020 season as the home of the Los Angeles Rams and Los Angeles Chargers. You can purchase a behind-the-scenes tour of the stadium on non-event/non-game days where you’ll see the stadium’s most exclusive areas including premium suites, team locker rooms and the player tunnel. It gives you that in-person experience of being a player, broadcaster, fan and more.
A huge stadium like SoFi is bound to draw some big names and it absolutely does. Here are some upcoming concerts and events you’ll want to plan for:
Mar 3 – 5, 2023 – Rolling Loud
Mar 10, 2023 – Stevie Nicks & Billy Joel
April 1 – 2, 2023 – Wrestlemania
May 27, 2023 – Grupe Firme
August 3 – 5 and 8-9, 2023 – Taylor Swift
September 23, 2023 – Ed Sheeran
October 5, 2023 – P!NK
During the NFL season, Torrance is one of the best places to stay to catch Los Angeles Rams and Los Angeles Chargers games. Here’s a look at their upcoming schedule:
Dec 8, 2022 – NFL Rams vs. Raiders
Dec 11, 2022 – NFL Chargers vs. Dolphins Game
Dec 18, 2022 – NFL Chargers vs. Titans
Dec 25, 2022 – NFL Rams vs. Broncos
Jan 1, 2023 – NFL Chargers vs. Rams
Dec 17, 2022
This late-night host’s influence extends to SoFi Stadium where you can get tickets to watch Mountain West’s No.1 selection versus the Pac-12’s No. 5 selection go face to face.
Jan 9, 2023
For the first time ever, this all-important championship game is being held at SoFi Stadium. Yes, it’s a very big deal and we highly recommend making your reservations now.
Staying in Torrance puts SoFi Stadium well within reach with all the many amenable amenities of Torrance. Extend your stay and take in these sights while you’re here:
A dozen excellent craft breweries are yours to enjoy in Torrance. They all have their unique personalities and tastes, including the George Lopez Brewing Co., founded by comedian George Lopez.
One of the many perks of our local beach is that it’s not Venice, Santa Monica, Huntington or Newport Beach. That means you can enjoy a pristine beach without the enormous crowds those more well-known SoCal beaches draw. Surf, take in the view, and take a load off to your heart’s content at Torrance Beach.
Torrance is home to one of the largest malls in the country, the Del Amo Fashion Center. It’s even been featured in films like Bad Santa and TV shows like Reno 911!. It’s 2.5 million square feet of shopping glory with more than 200 stores. Enjoy.
With more than 400 restaurants in Torrance to choose from, there’s no shortage of amazing options. We even have our own Ramen Trail full of crave-worthy authentic ramen restaurants. There’s also other Japanese restaurants to choose from along with a wide variety of Mexican, Vietnamese, Thai, Italian and American cuisines too.
There are 15 excellent hotels to rest your head in ranging from luxurious suites to cozy and comfortable rooms. We recommend downloading our Hotel Reference Guide to consider all your options. Or book directly online to get the latest rates and availability. Several offer shuttles to shopping and the airport as well. Check out our hotel specials for the most current deals.
Coming soon, you’ll be able to make your Torrance to SoFi Stadium travels even easier. Torrance will be implementing a transit system so you won’t have to pay any kind of parking fee at the stadium.
Torrance offers all kinds of treats to enjoy in between games and concerts at SoFi Stadium. To make sure your getaway goes your way, it’s a good idea to stop by the California Welcome Center Torrance where you can get more personal suggestions. While you’re there, you can also plan your trip through our interactive kiosks, shop locally-sourced merchandise, get custom activity planning and more. The California Welcome Center is located in the Del Amo Fashion Center at the main entrance, level 1. We hope to see you soon!